As an online unit provided by the University of New England and Open University Australia, Implementing eLearning Environments, offers an advanced exploration of issues related to the role of information and communication technology (ICT) in education and training resources. The unit is aimed at educators, educational administrators and ICT coordinators with a working background in the basic applications of ICT in training and education.
You will be introduced to a range of applications for ICT as a management tool, and be encouraged to join an active discussion on the nature and purpose of ICT in education and training. You will also develop the skills you need to incorporate ICT into the curriculum and develop strategies for implementing ICT programs into areas such as policy and staff professional development.
During this unit you will be expected to familiarise yourself with a range of software and online tools. You will learn how to use these programs to prepare detailed planning documents for managing ICT resources in a school or educational environment. Completion of this unit will give you a solid foundation for taking on leadership roles in all aspects of ICT resource management.
Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible to enter this program:
Candidature in the Graduate Certificate in eLearning
Areas of study
In this Implementing eLearning Environments unit, the topics you will study include:
Issues relating to the management of information and communication technology (ICT) education and training programs and resources
Use of ICT as management tools
This unit is a core requirement in the following course:
Graduate Certificate in eLearning, University of New England
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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Information and communication technology plays an increasingly central role in all aspects of modern education, from remote teaching and utilising online learning tools to administration and training. This Implementing eLearning Environments unit helps you to develop essential tools to spearhead and facilitate a range of ICT initiatives.
A solid foundation in ICT and eLearning is an increasingly desirable skill among a wide range of educational institutes and organisations. It could become a central role in your career as an eLearning advisor or training officer, or help you to develop new and valuable skills as an educator or administrator.
This unit not only helps you to develop your own knowledge, but also gives you the tools you need to pass this information on to others. Completion of this unit therefore places you in a strong position to take a leading role in a variety of leadership and training programs.
How else will I benefit from this unit?
Upon successful completion of this unit you will receive credit for competencies in Implementing eLearning Environments from the University of New England.
Studying online means you can study where you want, at your own pace.
Gain industry-relevant skills and transferrable knowledge.
Government financial support through FEE-HELP may be available.
Studying single units allows you the flexibility to work towards a qualification at your own pace.
Receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this unit across a number of OUAs full degree programs.
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If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
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OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
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